Category Archives: NY UN-SAFE

NY State Rifle and Pistol Association lawsuit against NY SAFE Act ends with death of Scalia

NYSRPA will not be taking our loss in the 2nd Circuit that said that the NY SAFE Act was Constitutional to the SCOTUS.  Scalia was one of our staunchest supporters and his death and the lack of his vote puts … Continue reading

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NY State Police give out “assault weapons” registry numbers

The NY State Police gave out the numbers for the number of so called “assault weapons” registered and how many people registered them. 23,847 people have registered their a total of 44,485 weapons. Orange County is number 7 with 985 … Continue reading

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Big news on the FOIL request for number of registered “Assault Weapons”

I put in a Freedom of Information Act, or FOIL, to the NY State Police on June 19, 2013  to find out how many so called “assault weapons” had been registered as of that date.  I was denied that information, … Continue reading

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I am going Guest Host on WTBQ, Sat. 9/20/14

David Dirk is on assignment and has asked me to cover for him on Saturday, 9/20/14, while he is away.  The show, “Dirk’s Outdoors Radio Show” on WTBQ, is the only outdoor radio show in NY. WTBQ is a locally owned … Continue reading

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Author’s Talk: “The Gun Debate” at Cooper Union’s Rose Auditorium, 5/8/14

Thanks to Lewis, who gave me a heads up, I took the train into NYC  to attend the event at the Frederick P. Rose Auditorium.  “Economist Philip J. Cook and political scientist Kristin A. Goss discuss the issues, slogans and … Continue reading

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Western District of New York map

The recent NY unSAFE decision by U.S. District Judge William M. Skretny, who presides over the Western District of New York, only applies to Western District of NY. This is a map of the NY Federal Districts. One of the … Continue reading

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NY unSAFE UPDATE 12/23/2013

UPDATE:  We lost most of the points except for the 7 round rule however the Judge’s ruling only impacts the area that he rules over.  In Orange County the 7 round in your gun at home is still the law.  … Continue reading

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FOIL request for # of “Assault Weapons.” THE APPEAL

UPDATE NOV. 9, 2013.  I was quoted in a Times Union article: SAFE Act gun total declared off limits.  Provision in law says state isn’t required to disclose how many assault weapons are registered. By Rick Karlin. Published 9:53 pm, Friday, November … Continue reading

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EMERGENCY SUMMIT ON REDUCING GUN VIOLENCE IN NEW YORK’S URBAN COMMUNITIES

UPDATED 8/4/13 11:45 Long time anti-gun Assemblyman Karim Camara is holding an event, “Emergency Summit …”  at John Jay College of Criminal Justice on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2013 from 9AM to 1 PM.  The event is sponsored by Camara &  … Continue reading

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FOIL REQUEST, Number of Assault Weapons registered are a State Secret.

I requested the total number of Assault Weapons registered under the new NY unSAFE act using a FOIL request.  NY State Police said NO and they used a section of the new law to say that it was a State … Continue reading

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